Independence Junior Senior High School

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3/10
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Reviews
1
Grades
7-12
Students
620
Type
Public
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Academics
3/10
Test scores
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Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Science
79%
State avg: 81%
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Reading
68%
State avg: 77%
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Math
82%
State avg: 81%
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AP course participation
0%
State avg: 9%
Percentage SAT/ACT participation grades 11-12
26%
State avg: 36%
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Student progress
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Equity
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Students
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White
93%
Hispanic
3%
Black
2%
Two or more races
1%
Asian
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
13 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
316 :1
State avg: 409 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
97%
State avg: 90%
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Neighborhood
700 20th Avenue SW
Independence, IA 50644
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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